October 15, 2013
HSI/Latin America has been pursuing positive change for animals in a number of areas that HSI has deemed regional priorities.
October 9, 2013
On World Egg Day, HSI highlights the growing popularity of cage-free eggs in Costa Rica. Cage-free eggs, known as huevos de pastoreo in Costa Rica, are eggs from chickens who are not confined to cages.
September 25, 2013
At the 4th Brazilian VegFest, HSI released our Meatless Monday video to support the growing national and global movement that asks people to leave meat off of their plates each Monday to help the planet, their health and animals.
August 29, 2013
Costa Rica’s Animal Health Service, and Costa Rican law enforcement authorities, with support from HSI/Latin America and American Stafford Costa Rica, confiscated fourteen dogs during a raid of a dogfighting facility apparently used for breeding.
August 5, 2013
Google México joined a growing number of corporations and food retailers around the world that are no longer using eggs from hens in barren battery cages.
July 24, 2013
Deputy Director of HSI Farm Animals Elissa Lane traveled across Latin America to speak out for farm animal welfare.
July 10, 2013
Quiznos Bolsters Animal Welfare Program by Eliminating Controversial Pig Cages from Pork Supply Chain
Quiznos, the pioneer of the toasted sandwich, announced it will work closely with its suppliers to eliminate controversial pig “gestation crates” from its supply chain between 2017 and 2022.
June 25, 2013
An HSI vet helped ensure happy endings for five dogs in Bolivia after they were implicated in a rabies scare.
May 16, 2013
HSI joined the Servicio Nacional de Salud Animal, the Costa Rican animal health service, as well as law enforcement authorities on their latest raid targeting the clandestine breeding and keeping of dogs used for fighting.
May 2, 2013
HSI is working in Latin American communities to promote animal and human health, and safe cohabitation.